- fianna fáil,
- fiat justitia, ruat caelum,
- fiat lux,
- fiat money,
Origin of fiat
fiat justitia, ruat caelum
Examples from the Web for fiat
But the recent batch of polls shows Americans to be, what else, deeply split on whether Obama was right to do this by fiat.
By the time Fiat took over Chrysler in 2009 Jeep was a seriously neglected asset.
The comments by the Fiat COO had received attention and been mentioned often by voters on the campaign trail.
In January 2013, Fiat announced that it was shifting production for the China market to China.
A few days later, a hunter spotted the burnt-out Fiat and alerted authorities who discovered the macabre scene inside.Three-Year-Old Coco Is The Italian Mafia’s Littlest Victim|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The fiat went forth; the jefe politico appeared, puffing and blowing, and wildly excited.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr
Three followed him, and they all drew the fiat for detention; the fifth called was Stuart Lane.
The third prayer is, "Fiat voluntas tua sicut in cœlo et in terra:" that is, "Thy will be done on earth as in heaven."
"Consumed by the expenses of the fiat," answered Mr. Greenwood coolly.The Mysteries of London, v. 1/4|George W. M. Reynolds
With his “Fiat Lux” Manet uttered a word of redemption that 122 had hovered upon many lips.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 3 (of 4)|Richard Muther
Word Origin for fiat
"authoritative sanction," 1630s, from Latin fiat "let it be done" (also used in the opening of Medieval Latin proclamations and commands), third person singular present subjunctive of fieri, used as passive of facere "to make, do" (see factitious). Also sometimes a reference to fiat lux "let there be light" in the Book of Genesis.